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Occurred : 5/10/1997 21:50 (Entered as : 05/10/97 21:50)
Reported: 5/17/1997 09:21
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Sedona, AZ
Shape: light
Duration:5-10 mins
Summary : A very bright palsing light with smaller bright object flying around larger object.

We had just finished dinner in a outdoorsecond floor restaurant in Sedona AZ at 9:55 PMwhen one of our party pointed out a light that was20 to 30 degrees above the eastern desert ofSedona. The light moved slightly but pulsed inintensity from star brightness to very bright.A second smaller bright object seemed to flyoff and fly around the larger object with quickmoves above, below and around the large object.At times the small object would drop below thelarger in a falling leaf motion and fly backto the larger object becoming one object agian.We watched from the restaurant for 5 mins andgot into our car and drove to a better locationto watch the object. We parked on the cliff aboveour hotel. We watch this object carry on again foranother five mins before it just blinked out.The object seemed to be several miles away fromour location. No noise and clear skies in the Eastwith the moon to our backs. Several airliners couldbe seen flying to the SE in the Phoenix directionTwo of the observers are photographers and theother two observers are visitors from New Zealand